Manchester

Large industrial city in north west England

Type of review
beer festival
Manchester Beer & Cider Festival 2014 DM Tue, 28/01/2014 - 23:08

As soon as the great National Winter Ales Festival moved to pastures new, the diary was filled with the newly minted

Type of review
beer festival
MOSI Beer Festival DM Thu, 22/03/2012 - 07:00

The Museum of Science & Industry (MOSI) had its second beer festival this weekend - and I got an all expenses paid evening there - thanks to Helen, Nik, Aidan & Gillian for that!

Type of review
beer festival
National Winter Ales Festival 2011 DM Sat, 22/01/2011 - 22:01

There has been a lack of activity on this site for a few weeks mainly due to me moving house & now having a dependent that means I have limited opportunities to go out.

Type of review
pub
The Old Market Tavern, Altrincham DM Wed, 14/04/2010 - 22:04

An open plan dark wood & floor tiles pub with 11 real ales on tap.   Most of the ales were new to me, and all the ones we had were in fine condition.

Type of review
pub
The Orange Tree, Altrincham DM Wed, 14/04/2010 - 21:54

A sports telly dominated pub with 3 real ales on tap.   Friendly enough, but clearly a locals pub.   The Golden Pippin from Copper Dragon was excellent, as was the Deuchars IPA

Type of review
beer festival
National Winter Ales Festival 2010 DM Thu, 21/01/2010 - 21:34

Due to family commitments I couldn't make the usual Saturday afternoon session at NWAF, so I had a preview at the Wednesday evening session w